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Gerard Butler

1969-11-13 Paisley, Scotland, UK

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Gerard James Butler (born 13 November 1969) is a Scottish actor who has appeared on film, stage, and television. A trained lawyer, Butler turned to acting in the mid-1990s with small roles in productions such as the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), which he followed with steady work on television, most notably in the American miniseries Attila (2001). He garnered critical acclaim for his breakthrough work as the lead in Joel Schumacher's 2004 film adaptation of the musical The Phantom of the Opera. In 2007, Butler gained worldwide recognition through his portrayal of King Leonidas in the film 300. Since then, he has appeared in projects including P.S. I Love You (2007), Nim's Island (2008), RocknRolla (2008), The Ugly Truth (2009), Gamer (2009), Law Abiding Citizen (2009), The Bounty Hunter (2010), and How to Train Your Dragon (2010). Description above from the Wikipedia article Gerard Butler, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Naya Legend of the Golden Dolphin King Kula (voice) 2023-06-30
Plane Brodie Torrance 2023-01-13
Last Seen Alive Will Spann 2022-05-19
Copshop Bob Viddick 2021-09-09
Greenland John Garrity 2020-07-29
Love Reaches Everywhere 2020-05-30
The Vanishing James 2019-01-04
How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming Stoick the Vast (voice) 2019-10-25
Angel Has Fallen Mike Banning 2019-08-21
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Stoick (voice) 2019-01-03
Hunter Killer Captain Joe Glass 2018-10-19
Den of Thieves Det. Nicholas O'Brien 2018-01-18
Geostorm Jake Lawson 2017-10-13
A Family Man Dane Jensen 2017-05-18
Gods of Egypt Set 2016-02-25
London Has Fallen Mike Banning 2016-03-02
How to Train Your Dragon 2 Stoick (voice) 2014-06-05
300: Rise of an Empire Leonidas (archive footage) (uncredited) 2014-03-05
Olympus Has Fallen Mike Banning 2013-03-20
Discovering Mavericks Himself 2013-11-01
Movie 43 Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday") 2013-01-01
Playing for Keeps George 2012-11-29
Chasing Mavericks Frosty Hesson 2012-10-25
Coriolanus Tullus Aufidius 2011-02-14
Machine Gun Preacher Sam Childers 2011-09-23
Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury Stoick the Vast (voice) 2011-11-15
Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon Stoick (voice) 2010-10-14
The Bounty Hunter Milo Boyd 2010-03-16
How to Train Your Dragon Stoick the Vast (voice) 2010-03-18
Tales of the Black Freighter The Mariner (voice) 2009-03-24
The Ugly Truth Mike Chadway 2009-07-24
Gamer Kable 2009-09-03
Law Abiding Citizen Clyde Alexander Shelton 2009-10-15
RocknRolla One-Two 2008-09-04
Nim's Island Jack Rusoe / Alex Rover 2008-04-03
P.S. I Love You Gerry 2007-11-15
Wrath of Gods Himself 2007-05-06
Butterfly on a Wheel Neil Randall 2007-07-27
300 King Leonidas 2007-03-07
Guilty Hearts Peter 2006-01-01
The Game of Their Lives Frank Borghi 2005-04-22
Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula Prefect Cassius Chaerea 2005-06-15
Beowulf & Grendel Beowulf 2005-09-14
The Phantom of the Opera The Phantom 2004-12-08
Dear Frankie The Stranger 2004-05-18
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider - The Cradle of Life Terry Sheridan 2003-07-21
Timeline Andre Marek 2003-11-26
Reign of Fire Creedy 2002-07-09
Shooters Jackie Junior 2002-01-25
Jewel of the Sahara Captain Charles Belamy 2001-06-28
Attila Atila the Hun 2001-01-01
Please! Peter (as Gerry Butler) 2001-05-04
Harrison's Flowers Chris Kumac 2000-09-23
Dracula 2000 Dracula 2000-12-22
One More Kiss Sam 1999-09-18
The Cherry Orchard Yasha 1999-01-01
Tale of the Mummy Burke 1998-03-19
Fast Food Jacko 1998-10-09
Mrs Brown Archie Brown 1997-07-18
Tomorrow Never Dies Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire 1997-12-11
Just Watch Me Riley Wolfe
Remote Control Michael Rafter
Den of Thieves 2: Pantera Nicholas 'Big Nick' O'Brien
Kandahar Tom Harris
Night Has Fallen Mike Banning
All-Star Weekend Russian Gymnast Fan
Hair of the Dog Mr. P
Greenland: Migration John Garrity
The Making Of How To Train Your Dragon Himself